Curtis Modkins: “We made a change because we felt like this gives us the best chance to win.”

SANTA CLARA — Curtis Modkins spoke in the 49ers’ media tent Wednesday morning. Here’s a transcript, courtesy of the 49ers’ P.R. department.   Opening comments: “Good morning. Good to see you all. Well, it was good to get a couple days off the kind of mini-bye deal and be able to sit down, reevaluate and […]

It's a low bar with the lack of playmakers. Keeping the defense off the field would make me happy.... - #80

Blaine Gabbert on why he struggled this season: “It’s the consistency factor…You get consistent with reps.”

SANTA CLARA Former starting quarterback Blaine Gabbert spoke at his locker Tuesday afternoon. Here’s a transcript, courtesy of the 49ers’ P.R. department.   What is your reaction to the move that was made today? “It’s a tough deal, but a change is made like that, it’s what the coaches felt best for this team. It […]

Is it me, or does it seem like Gabbert was trying to imply CK doesn't study film?... - 49er_Physicist

Kaepernick says he’s had talks about reworking his contract but feels no pressure to do so.

SANTA CLARA Colin Kaepernick spoke in the 49ers’ locker room Tuesday afternoon. Here’s a transcript. Q: Can you talk about the interaction you had with Coach Chip Kelly, and what your reaction was when he told you you’d be starting? KAEPERNICK: Had a brief conversation before we got going for practice. He told me I […]

Blah, blah, bla blah... - Broken record

Chip Kelly names Colin Kaepernick the 49ers’ starting QB for Week 5

SANTA CLARA Chip Kelly spoke in the media tent Tuesday morning. Here’s a transcript. KELLY: Just to announce that we’re going to make a move at quarterback. We’re going to start Colin this week. Making the announcement so he can run with the 1s. I believe you’ve got to do it at the beginning of […]

Well, at least he will go down fighting for what is right.... - sebnynah

Report: Colin Kaepernick to restructure contract with 49ers

SANTA CLARA Colin Kaepernick is on the verge of restructuring his contract with the 49ers, according to Ian Rapoport. #49ers and QB Colin Kaepernick are closing in on a restructured contract to alleviate concerns regarding injury guarantees, source said. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) October 7, 2016 If both sides restructure the deal in the next […]

Seb No, it was not me...... - OREGONINER

Chip Kelly: “I’m not naming any starters for Buffalo. Don’t rule anything out.”

SANTA CLARA Chip Kelly spoke in the 49ers’ media tent Friday afternoon. Here are selected quotes. Q: Is it safe to say you haven’t decided which quarterback is going to start against the Bills? KELLY: We haven’t talked anything about who is starting at any position. Really what we did is, you grade the tape […]

Maybe he was laughing at himself, since his coaching so far, has been a joke.... - sebnynah

49ers fall flat in 33-21 loss to Cardinals

SANTA CLARA — The San Francisco 49ers officially lost to the Arizona Cardinals at 8:33 p.m. Pacific Time on Thursday night, and the final score was 33-21. But the game was all but over after the opening kickoff of the second half, when each team had just 7 points. Here’s what happened during that play: […]

TrollD, you are the creep who fantasized about breaking into gun safes and creating nightmares, not me.... - sebnynah

49ers 21, Cardinals 33: Grades

SANTA CLARA These are the grades for the 49ers’ 33-21 loss to the Cardinals. QUARTERBACK: D. Blaine Gabbert showed none of the confidence he played with last week against the Cowboys. He somehow managed to average more yards per rush (7.0) than yards per pass (5.2), which has to be an NFL first. He also […]

Sad times for a once proud franchise. The Niners will not win another game this year. That's a good thing. That way they... - Juanhunglo

49ers vs. Cardinals live blog

SANTA CLARA This is the live blog for the 49ers’ Week 5 home game against the Cardinals. I will update this with information and analysis from the press box. 4:00 Here are the 49ers’ inactives: QB Christian Ponder WR Keshawn Martin CB Jimmie Ward OT John Theus TE Vance McDonald DT Glenn Dorsey DT DeForest […]

Kelly had a talented roster in Philly and drove them to nowhere. Kelly game planning this year, and the team prepar... - Chess GM

Five reasons 49ers have a chance to beat Cardinals

These are five reasons the 49ers should win Thursday night. SHOULD win. Not will win. I’m not making any bold predictions here. Haven’t seen Chip Kelly’s game plan or watched the team practice this week. Can’t vouch for the Niners’ preparation. Just explaining why they have a perfect opportunity to upset the Cardinals at home. […]

Dang, I was right about the tip for a pick, but chose the wrong team.... - sebnynah

Blaine Gabbert: “I just overcooked it a little bit too low.”

SANTA CLARA This is the transcript of Blaine Gabbert’s Tuesday press conference, courtesy of the 49ers’ P.R. department.   What’s the focus on when you have get back to work so quickly? “Well, it’s just getting caught up on your preparation. You’re really three days behind schedule so we started early. I started getting ready […]

Dee Phiant Rush sort of reminds me of Fred Dean; Fred was thought of as small and slow, but like Fred, Rush has... - OREGONINER

Jim O’Neil: “It starts first with tackling. We’ve got to do a better job.”

SANTA CLARA This is the transcript of Jim O’Neil’s Tuesday press conference, courtesy of the 49ers’ P.R. department.   Opening comments: “We’re off to a great start for the week. Been very impressed with how quickly our players were able to turn the page and get focused on the Arizona Cardinals. They’ve been great in […]

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